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The Evolution of the Wild Kapoo

I had no idea what a Kapoo looked like when I wrote the poem. I don’t even know where the name “kapoo” came from. So when it was time to add characters for the poem I really didn’t know what to do.I describe the Wild Kapoo in the poem but I’m sure anyone who reads […]

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The Birth of Dirty Little Kids

I started writing poetry for kids in 1982. My daughter asked me to write a poem for her birthday that included the names of all 30 kids in her 1st grade class.To tell the truth, her request filled me with fear and anxiety and I procrastinated until the day before her 6th birthday.I had never […]

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